Marine Corps Base Quantico

Advising and Testing Services

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers student services at Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia. This site is located on a military installation. Please call this location to receive information on base access. In some instances, a FERPA waiver form may be required.

For on-site classes, please see the UMUC at Quantico off-base location.


Directions and Parking

Take I-95 to Exit 148 toward Marine Corps Base Quantico. As the end of the exit ramp, head east. Continue straight to the back gate of the base. Follow and keep to the right at the circle. The UMUC office is located in Building 3089, next to the swimming pool.


Undergraduate advising is available on Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., by appointment only. Call 703-630-1543 to schedule an appointment.

Testing Services

This location offers the following types of testing services for members of the military and the civilian community with base access:

  • Placement testing for writing and math courses on a walk-in basis.
  • Proctoring services for non-UMUC students.

Placement and proctoring testing is available by appointment only. Please call to schedule an appointment.

Security and Access

All visitors may access the UMUC office at Quantico. 

Due to recent conditions of heightened security, civilian students taking UMUC classes on military bases may be required to complete a waiver in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act permitting UMUC to provide personal information (such as Social Security Number, address, and telephone number) to the military administration. You may find the FERPA waiver form online.




  • Monday–Friday,
    7:30 a.m.–4 p.m.